These errors can jack up tax--and opportunity--costs.
Savers and retirees alike can turn to our portfolios for ideas about asset allocation, benchmarking, and specific investments, says Christine Benz.
UPDATE: 3 biggest financial mistakes made by each generation
Wells Fargo Advantage Funds to Hold Live Webinar on Evaluating Retirement Plan Holdings
Breakfast with Benjamin: When it's OK to convert to a Roth IRA . Plus: Two emerge as Buffett successors; recognizing seasoned financial veterans, and Asian stocks get a boost from Chinese bankers.
Financial planner Mark Balasa and Morningstar's Christine Benz and David Blanchett tackled viewers' most pressing retirement questions, from determining savings rates and income needs to planning for Social Security and maximizing retirement accounts .
UPDATE: 10 investing tips to beat Wall St. even without a 'fiduciary rule'
Morningstar's Christine Benz recommends these tried-and-true value-leaning stock funds, still-open foreign-stock favorites, and TIPS funds for investors who want to tilt against the grain.
From contributions to conversions to distributions, don't fall into these traps.
Ahead of Portfolio Makeover Week, Morningstar's Christine Benz offers tips to alleviate common concerns over retirement readiness, inflation, allocation, and more.